The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 25 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 9 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.23% 2.79% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.04% 2.93% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £78,000 £53,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.79% +37.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,800 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,550 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
149 205 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.63% 95.35% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 124 185 192
Average salary £70,000 £78,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £49,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 4 (33.33%) Data Mart
3 4 (33.33%) QA
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (33.33%) Release Management
3 4 (33.33%) PDM
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Replication
3 4 (33.33%) Unified Process
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) RUP
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) JMS
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) ETL

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Mart
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Law
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Information Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security Manager
1 5 (41.67%) Security Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Information Risk Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Head of Security
4 2 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) JMS
1 4 (33.33%) WS-I
1 4 (33.33%) XBRL
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Release Management
1 4 (33.33%) PDM
1 4 (33.33%) Data Management
1 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Validation
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Unified Process
1 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) UML
1 4 (33.33%) RUP
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
1 4 (33.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CISA
2 2 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (25.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Informatica
1 4 (33.33%) Talend